Quotes by Daniel O'Connell

About Daniel O'Connell:

Daniel O'Connell was an Irish political leader in the first half of the 19th century. He campaigned for Catholic Emancipation—including the right for Catholics to sit in the Westminster Parliament, denied for over 100 years—and repeal of the Act of Union which combined Great Britain and Ireland.

Author Bio

  • NameDaniel O'Connell
  • DescriptionIrish political leader
  • AliasesThe Emancipator; The Liberator; Dónall Ó Conaill
  • BornAugust 6, 1775
  • DiedMay 15, 1847
  • CountryIreland
  • ProfessionPolitician; Lawyer